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Business Of The House

Volume 441: debated on Wednesday 30 July 1947

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Motion made, and Question put,

"That this day, notwithstanding anything in Standing Order No. 14, Business other than the Business of Supply may be taken before Ten o'Clock and that the Proceedings

Division No. 343.]

AYES

[3.40 p.m.

Adams, Richard (Balham)Evans, E. (Lowestoft)McGovern, J.
Adams, W. T. (Hammersmith, South)Evans, John (Ogmore)McKay, J. (Wallsend)
Allen, Scholefield (Crewe)Evans, S. N. (Wednesbury)McKinlay, A. S.
Anderson, A. (Motherwell)Ewart, R.Maclean, N (Govan)
Attlee, Rt. Hon. C. R.Farthing, W. J.McLeavy, F.
Austin, H. LewisFernyhough, E.MacMillan, M K (Western Isles)
Awbery, S. S.Follick, M.Macpherson, T. (Romford)
Ayles W. HFoot, M. M.Mainwaring, W. H
Ayrton Gould, Mrs BForman, J. C.Mallalieu, J. P. W
Bacon, Miss AFoster, W. (Wigan)Mann, Mrs. J.
Balfour, A.Freeman, Maj. J. (Watford)Manning, Mrs L. (Epping)
Barstow, P. GFreeman, Peter (Newport)Mathers, G.
Barton, CGallacher, W.Medland, H. M.
Bechervaise, A. E.George, Lady M Lloyd (Anglesey)Mellish, R. J
Belcher, J. W.Gilzean, A.Middleton, Mrs. L
Bellenger, Rt. Hon F JGlanville, J. E. (Consett)Mikardo, Ian
Benson, G.Gordon,-Walker, P. CMitchison, G. R
Berry, H.Greenwood, Rt. Hon. A. (Wakefield)Monslow, W
Binns, J.Greenwood, A W J (Heywood)Moody, A. S
Blyton, W. RGrenfell, D. R.Morley, R.
Boardman, H.Grey, C. F.Morris, Lt.-Col. H. (Sheffield, C.)
Bowden, Flg.-Offr. H. W.Grierson, E.Morris, P. (Swansea, W.)
Bowles, F. G. (Nuneaton)Griffiths, D. (Rother Valley)Morris, Hopkin (Carmarthen)
Braddock, Mrs. E. M. (L'pl, Exch'ge)Griffiths, W. D. (Moss Side)Morrison, Rt. Hon H (Lewisham, E.)
Braddock, T. (Mitcham)Guest, Dr. L. HadenMort, D. L.
Bramall, E. A.Gunter, R. J.Moyle, A
Brook, D. (Halifax)Guy, W. H.Mulvey, A.
Brooks, T. J. (Rothwell)Haire, John E. (Wycombe)Murray, J. D.
Brown, George (Belper)Hall, W GNally, W.
Brown, T. J. (Ince)Hamilton, Lieut.-Col. RNaylor, T. E
Bruce, Major D. W T.Hannan, W (Maryhill)Nichol, Mrs. M. E. (Bradford, N.)
Buchanan, G.Hardy, E. A.Nicholls, H. R. (Stratford)
Burden, T. W.Harrison, J.Noel-Baker, Rt. Hon. P. J (Derby)
Burks, W. A.Hastings, Dr. SomervilleNoel-Buxton, Lady
Butler, H. W. (Hackney, S.)Henderson, A. (Kingswinford)Oldfield, W. H
Byers, FrankHenderson, Joseph (Ardwick)Paget, R. T.
Carmichael, JamesHicks G.Paling, Will T. (Dewsbury)
Castle, Mrs. B. A.Hobson, C. R.Parkin, B. T.
Champion, A. J.Holman, P.Paton, J. (Norwich)
Chater, D.House, G.Pearson, A.
Chetwynd, G. R.Hoy, J.Piratin, A.
Cluse, W. S.Hudson, J. H. (Ealing, W.)Porter, E (Warrington)
Cocks, F. S.Hughes, Hector (Aberdeen, N.)Porter, G. (Leeds)
Collick, P.Hughes, H. D. (Wolverhampton, W)Price, M. Philips
Collindridge, F.Hutchinson, H. L. (Rusholme)Proctor, W. T.
Collins, V. J.Hynd, H. (Hackney, C.)Pryde, D. J.
Colman, Miss G. M.Isaacs, Rt. Hon. G. A.Pursey, Cmdr. H
Corbet, Mrs. F. K. (Camb'well, N.W.)Janner, B.Randall, H. E.
Corlett, Dr J.Jay, D. P. T.Ranger, J.
Cove, W. G.Jeger, G. (Winchester)Rankin, J.
Crawley, A.Jones, D. T. (Hartlepools)Rees-Williams, D. R.
Cunningham, P.Jones, P. Asterley (Hitchin)Reeves, J
Daggar, G.Keenan, W.Reid, T. (Swindon)
Daines, P.Kendall, W. DRhodes, H.
Davies, Clement (Montgomery)Kenyon, CRichards, R.
Davies, Edward (Burslem)King, E. MRidealgh, Mrs. M
Davies, Ernest (Enfield)Kinley, J.Roberts, Emrys (Merioneth)
Davies, Haydn (St. Pancras, S.W.)Kirby, B. V.Roberts, Goronwy (Caernarvonshire)
Davies, R. J (Westhoughton)Kirkwood, D.Roberts, W. (Cumberland, N.)
Davies, S O. (Merthyr)Lang, G.Rogers, G. H. R.
Deer, G.Lavers, S.Ross, William (Kilmarnock)
Delargy, H. J.Lee, F. (Hulme)Scollan, T.
Diamond, J.Lee, Miss J. (Cannock)Scott-Elliot, W.
Dobbie, W.Lever, N. HSegal, Dr. S.
Dodds, N. N.Levy, B. W.Sharp, Granville
Driberg, T. E. N.Lindgren, G. S.Shawcross, Rt. Hn. Sir H. (St. Helens)
Dugdale, J (W. Bromwich)Lindsay, K, M. (Comb'd Eng. Univ.)Shurmer, P.
Durbin, E. F. MLipson, D. L.Silverman, J. (Erdington)
Dye, S.Lipton, Lt.-Col. MSilverman, S. S. (Nelson)
Ede, Rt. Hon J. C.Logan, D. G.Skeffington-Lodge, T. C.
Edelman, MLyne, A. WSmith, H. N. (Nottingham, S.)
Edwards, Rt. Hon. Sir C. (Bedwellty)McAdam, W.Snow, Capt. J. W.
Edwards, N. (Caerphilly)McEntee, V. La TSorensen, R. W.
Edwards, W. J. (Whitechapel)McGhee, H. G.Sparks, J. A.

on Government Business be exempted, at this Day's Sitting, from the provisions of the Standing Order (Sittings of the House).—[ Mr. Herbert Morrison.]

The House divided: Ayes, 268; Noes, 107.

Stamford, WThorneycroft, Harry (Clayton)Willey, F T (Sunderland)
Stephen, CThurtle, ErnestWilley, O. G. (Cleveland)
Stewart, Capt. Michael (Fulham, E.)Tiffany, SWilliams, D. J (Neath)
Stross, Dr. B.Titterington, M. FWilliams, J (Kelvingrove)
Stubbs, A. E.Tolley, L.Williams, Rt. Hon. T. (Don Valley)
Summerskill, Dr. EdithVernon, Maj. W FWilliams, W R. (Heston)
Swingler, S.Walker, G H.Wills, Mrs E A
Sylvester, G. OWallace, G. D. (Chislehurst)Wilson, J H
Symonds, A. L.Wallace, H W. (Walthamstow, E.)Wise, Major F. J.
Taylor, H. B. (Mansfield)Watkins, T. E.Woods, G. S.
Taylor, R. J. (Morpeth)Watson, W MYates, V F.
Taylor, Dr. S. (Barnet)Webb, M. (Bradford C.)Younger, Hon. Kenneth
Thomas, D. E. (Aberdare)Weitzman, D.
Thomas, Ivor (Keighley)White, H. (Derbyshire, N.E.)

TELLERS FOR THE AYES:

Thomas, I. O. (Wrekin)Whiteley, Rt. Hon. W.Mr. Simmons and
Thomas, George (Cardiff)Wilcock, Group-Capt. C. A. BMr. Popplewell.
Thomson, Rt. Hn G. R. (Ed'b'gh, E.)Wilkins, W A.

NOES.

Agnew, Cmdr. P. G.Galbraith, Cmdr. T. D.Mott-Radclyffe, Maj C. E
Amory, D. HeathcoteGammans, L. DNoble, Comdr. A. H P
Baldwin, A. E.Glyn, Sir R.Osborne, C.
Barlow, Sir J.Gomme-Duncan, Col. A.Peto, Brig. C. H. M.
Beamish, Maj. T V HGrant, LadyPickthorn, K.
Beechman, N. A.Grimston, R. V.Prescott, Stanley
Bennett, Sir PHannon, Sir P. (Moseley)Price-White, Lt.-Col D
Birch, NigelHead, Brig. A. H.Prior-Palmer, Brig O
Boles, Lt.-Col. D. C. (Wells)Henderson, John (Cathcart)Raikes, H. V.
Bossom, A. C.Hinchingbrooke, ViscountReid, Rt. Hon. J. S. C. (Hillhead)
Bower, N.Hogg, Hon. QRoberts, Maj. P G. (Ecclesall)
Boyd-Carpenter, J. A.Hope, Lord J.Robertson, Sir D. (Streatham)
Bromley-Davenport, Lt.-Col. WHulbert, Wing-Cdr. N. J.Robinson, Wing-Comdr. Roland
Buchan-Hepburn, P. G. THutchison, Lt.-Cdr. Clark (_din'gh, W.)Ross Sir R D. (Londonderry)
Butcher, H. W.Hutchison, Col. J. R. (Glasgow, C.)Savory, Prof. D. L.
Challen, C.Jeffreys, General Sir G.Scott, Lord W.
Channon, H.Jennings, R.Shepherd, W. S. (Bucklow)
Clarke, Col. R. S.Kerr, Sir J. GrahamSmith, E. P (Ashford)
Clifton-Brown, Lt.-Col. G.Lancaster, Col. C. G.Smithers, Sir W
Corbett, Lieut.-Col. U. (Ludlow)Law, Rt Hon. R. K.Spearman, A C M
Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. O ELegge-Bourke, Maj. E. A HSpence, H. R.
Crowder, Capt. John ELindsay, M (Solihull)Stanley, Rt. Hon. O.
Cuthbert, W. N.Lloyd, Maj. Guy (Renfrew, E.)Stoddart-Scott, Col M
Davidson, Viscountes.Lloyd, Selwyn (Wirral)Stuart, Rt. Hon. J. (Moray)
De la Bère, R.Low, Brig. A. R W.Sutcliffe, H
Digby, S. WLucas-Tooth, Sir H.Taylor, Vice-Adm E A. (P'dd't'n. S.)
Dodds-Parker, A. D.MacDonald, Sir M. (Inverness)Teeling, William
Donner Sqn.-Ldr. P WMackeson, Brig. H. R.Thorp, Lt.-Col. R. A. F.
Dower, Lt.-Col. A. V. G. (Penrith)Macpherson, N. (Dumfries)Touche, G C.
Drayson, G B.Maitland, Comdr. J. W.Walker-Smith, D.
Dugdale, Maj. Sir T. (Richmond)Manningham-Buller, R EWheatley, Colonel M. J
Eden, Rt. Hon A.Marlowe, A. A. H.Williams, C (Torquay)
Elliot, Rt. Hon. WalterMarshall, D. (Bodmin)Winterton, Rt. Hon. Earl
Fleming, Sqn.-Ldr. E. L.Marshall, S. H (Sutton)
Fraser, H. C P. (Stone)Moore, Lt.-Col Sir T.

TELLERS FOR THE NOES:

Fyfe, Rt. Hon. Sir D. P. MMorris-Jones, Sir H.Mr. Drewe and Major Conant.
Gage, CMorrison, Rt. Hon W S (Cirencester)